North Korea's top envoy, Ri Yong Ho, has accused the US of declaring war on his country. Ri told reporters in the New York that the North has the right to shoot down US plans in international airspace.
Rohingya crisis overpopulated Bangladesh bearing the burden
The unprecedented exodus of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar into southeastern Bangladesh has many locals worried about the future. The south Asian nation is already afflicted by overpopulation and poverty.
Pakistan's government and Islamic groups criticize Myanmar for its "persecution" of the Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine. But how is Pakistan treating its own Rohingyas that have been living in the country for decades?
Australia to get its own space agency government says
Australia says it wants to tap into an annual market worth some 280 billion euros, which is growing at 10 percent per year. Officials have hinted that the new space agency could be based close to the city of Adelaide.